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Angela Alexie (credit: Roseville police)

Funeral Service Set For Newborn Found Dead At Recycling Center

The last of the legal hurdles have been overcome and a funeral service has finally been set for the newborn baby boy who was found dead at a metro Detroit recycling center in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2015

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Teen Dad Charged With Murder In Death Of 7-Month-Old Son

An 18-year-old Oakland County man is jailed without bond, accused of killing his infant son with blows to the head.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2015

Angela Alexie (R) (Credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Mother, 24, Appears In Court On Murder Charge For Allegedly Leaving Newborn In Garage

The 24-year-old Eastpointe mother who is facing child abuse and murder charges in the death of her 2-day-old baby was back in court Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2015

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Infant Clings To Life With Severe Head Injury In Suspected Child Abuse Case

The child’s 18-year-old father is behind bars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2015

Immanuel Foster (Family)

Mom, Boyfriend To Stand Trial In Death Of 7-Year-Old Boy Who Weighed Only 27 Pounds

A 22-year-old woman and her 28-year-old boyfriend are facing first-degree murder and torture charges in the death of her son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2015

Angela Alexie (R) (Credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Woman, 24, To Stand Trial On Murder Charge For Allegedly Leaving Newborn In Garage

Police say Alexie gave birth in a garage in Eastpointe on Dec. 22 and left the baby. It died two days later, likely from exposure to cold weather. The body was found at a recycling center in nearby Roseville on Jan. 14.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Dad, Stepmom Charged With Torture, Child Abuse In Case Of Boy Found In Basement

Charges have been brought against the father and stepmother of a Detroit boy who was discovered in the bowel’s of his family’s condo after an 11-day disappearance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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Michigan Mother Aims To Create Child Abuser Registry After Her Son Is Attacked

Erica Hammel says that after her son’s attack, she started an online petition to get a child abuse registry created.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2015

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Mother Charged With Murder After Son, 2, Dies In Detroit

The Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office believes the 26-year-old mother choked her son to death.

CBS Detroit–02/09/2015

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Michigan Supreme Court Taking Case Of Man Convicted In 3-Year-Old Girl’s Death

A Calhoun County judge granted a new trial, concluding his trial attorney didn’t do enough to find medical experts to explain the case.

CBS Detroit–01/31/2015